Our Promise to You
From our original inception in 1944 as Army Air Force Annex #1 Credit Union, CommonWealth One has grown to serve over 37,500 members with nearly $500 million in assets. Through the decades, the one thing that has remained the same is our commitment to putting our members at the heart of everything we do; today and for life.
We believe that a life filled with financial wellness is the key to peace of mind. And, with the right resources, counseling and services, financial wellness can be achieved by all. That’s why over the past several months, our team has come up with several ways in which we can improve our services to meet the needs of our members.
At CommonWealth One:
- We are solution-focused and remain steadfast in our commitment to helping members achieve their financial goals and attain financial wellness.
- We will offer products and services to meet the needs of our diverse and growing membership by adapting to changes in consumer interests, trends and technology.
- We will provide superior member service and experiences.
- We are dedicated to our community and will make an impact in the areas we serve.
We are For You, For Life — your trusted ally, dedicated to your financial wellness and the achievement of your goals.
Membership Has Its Rewards
Start enjoying all the benefits CommonWealth One has to offer. We're focused on helping you achieve your goals. As a not-for-profit financial institution, we answer to members (soon to include you, we hope), not shareholders. Those aren't just words. Banking is better here. Let's partner to help you each achieve your financial goals.
Start building your foundation or strengthen what you already have as you save for tomorrow. If you're ready to reach your goals of saving for a vacation, a down payment on a home, or anything else, we're here to help. Set a goal, find the right savings account, and start your journey.
Some of life's biggest milestones are reached with the help of a loan. We focus on providing good rates, so you can get more value for your money. Lower rates mean reduced interest charges. And that means more control over your monthly payments. Find a better way to borrow with CommonWealth One's mortgages, auto financing, home equity loans, credit cards, and other types of loans.
We know you want to spend your valuable time on the people and activities most important to you. That usually doesn't include financial tasks. With our various digital services, you can take care of business in just a few minutes, day or night. Pay bills, transfer money, make payments, track your account activity and so much more. And then use that time saved on something you really enjoy.
Whether you're in Virginia and the D.C. area or beyond, you can take care of your financial business by visiting one of 6,000 shared branches in our network. These are credit union branches we partner with so members can make deposits, withdrawals, loan payments, cash checks and more. You also have access to more than 80,000 surcharge-free ATMs nationwide through the Allpoint & CO-OP ATM networks.
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Let's go beyond accounts and dig into the details of money management. It's never too early to get a clearer idea of what you want to do with your finances and a better understanding of money-related topics. We're committed to increasing financial literacy and providing educational resources for everyone through our seminars, workshops, online resources and more. It's all designed to improve your financial well-being.
Step 1 of 12 to Financial Wellness
Are you ready to take control of your finances and achieve financial wellness and peace of mind? Managing your money effectively can be challenging, but it's a critical step towards achieving your long-term financial goals. In this blog post series, we'll guide you through 12 practical steps to improve your financial well-being. In Step 1, we'll tackle tracking your spending. With the right mindset and strategies, you can achieve financial stability and create a solid foundation for your future. Let's get started!
What You Need to Know about Buying a Home This Year
With the real estate market constantly evolving, it can be difficult to keep up with the latest trends and information. Whether you're a first-time homebuyer or a seasoned pro, there are several key factors you should consider before taking the plunge. In this post, we share insights on what you need to know before buying a home in today's market. From navigating the current housing inventory shortage to understanding the impact of rising interest rates, we'll cover all the essential topics to help you make an informed decision. So, let's dive in and get started!
5 Smart Investment Strategies
In today's fast-paced world, investing can be a great way to grow your wealth and secure your financial future. However, with so many investment options available, it can be challenging to decide which ones to choose or even where to start. In this post, we'll discuss five smart investing strategies that can help you maximize your returns and minimize your risks. Whether you're a seasoned investor or just getting started, these strategies are sure to provide you with valuable insights that can help you achieve your financial goals. So, let's jump right in!
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